Early-Career Award Interview Panel

This panel interviews candidates shortlisted for Wellcome Early-Career Awards.

Members are listed below. Additional experts will join the panel as necessary.

Members 

Professor Ewan Pearson (co-Chair)

University of Dundee

Professor Caroline Relton (co-Chair)

University of Bristol

Dr Angela Woods (co-Chair)

Durham University

Professor Gordon Awandare

University of Ghana, Ghana

Dr Calum Bain

University of Edinburgh

Dr Alexandra Bamji

University of Leeds

Dr Carlo Caduff

King's College London

Dr Paul Chadderton

University of Bristol

Dr Atlanta Cook

University of Edinburgh

Dr Maren Engelhardt

Johannes Kepler University Linz, Austria

Professor Rashida Ferrand

London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine

Professor Nick Gilbert

University of Edinburgh

Dr Diane Gray

University of Cape Town, South Africa

Professor Fiona Gribble

University of Cambridge

Professor Paula Griffiths

University of Loughborough

Professor Vanessa Grotti

European University Institute

Dr Katie Hampson

University of Glasgow

Dr Pia Hardelid

University College London

Professor Neil Harrison

Cardiff University

Professor Sarah Hawkes

University College London

Dr Shane Herbert

University of Manchester

Professor Clare Jolly

University College London

Dr Sharon Kaur

University of Malaya, Malaysia

Dr Laura Kelly

University of Strathclyde

Professor Zoe Kourtzi

University of Cambridge

Professor Andrew McIntosh

University of Edinburgh

Professor Catherine Molyneux

University of Oxford

Professor Serge Mostowy

London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine

Professor Andrew Prendergast

Queen Mary University of London

Professor Sarah Reece

University of Edinburgh

Professor Elena Seiradake

University of Oxford

Professor Dora Vargha

University of Exeter

Professor Sarah Walmsley

University of Edinburgh

Professor Helen Weiss

London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine

Dr Ros Williams

University of Sheffield

Professor David Withers

University of Birmingham

Dr Elton Zeqiraj

University of Leeds

Managers 

Iksha Limbu

Funding Manager

Wellcome Trust

Nana Shimosako

Funding Manager

Wellcome Trust

Jaime Townend

Funding Manager

Wellcome Trust

We expect members to comply with our Conflict of Interest Policy [PDF 137KB].